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Nippon Shiro Nigori Belgian White Beer Style - Kirin Brewery Company, Limited

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Nippon Shiro Nigori Belgian White Beer Style
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Ratings: 2
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.77
pDev: 16.45%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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Kirin Brewery Company, Limited visit their website

Style | ABV
Witbier |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
 http://www.nipponbeer.jp/lineup/iv ... =dt&pid=28 

(Beer added by: snaotheus on 05-23-2012)
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Photo of shigg85
4.38/5  rDev +16.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Bought a can of this from Kaldi in Saitama, Japan. Poured into a Paulaner weizen glass. Beautiful thick white head with a semi-cloudy wheat-hued body. Goes down smoothly with a bit of a sweet orange flavor and no negative aftertaste or gas. Overall, this is a solid, solid hefe, especially out of a can. I would definitely recommend it, and I will be buying more in the future.

shigg85, Aug 02, 2012
Photo of snaotheus
3.15/5  rDev -16.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

"The original shironigori is authentic Belgian white beer style, traditionally brewed with natural ingredients."

333ml can poured into a hotel tumbler. For whatever reason, the label is printed upside down on the can, and the can is stored on the shelves upside down with a plastic lid over the top of the can.

Pours very pale cloudy yellow with a tiny head and lots of carbonation. Smell is very fruity, I smell lemons and oranges, with some spices.

Taste is spices, malt, mild. Still quite fruity. Lemony, but sweet. Otherwise, fairly nondescript.

Mouthfeel is a little too carbonated; it feels fizzy. Overall, it's not bad.

snaotheus, May 23, 2012
Nippon Shiro Nigori Belgian White Beer Style from Kirin Brewery Company, Limited
- out of 100 based on 2 ratings.